Benjamin Day

This Friday, Whole Foods in Cambridge & Framingham

Ask Whole Foods to Support Real Health Care Reform!! Whole Foods Chief Executive John Mackey has declared that health-care is not a basic human right, and the privilege of being healthy is only for people who can afford it. Join … Continue reading

Support Representative Tierney THURSDAY @ 12:30PM

As you have probably heard, opponents of health reform have been disrupting town hall meetings with Congresspeople around the country, perpetuating sensational and inaccurate claims about the impacts of public health insurance. The groups behind this effort – largely bankrolled … Continue reading

Write Boston Globe About Yesterday’s Inaccurate Editorial!

Yesterday the Boston Globe wrote a factually inaccurate editorial titled “Mass bashers take note: Health reform is working,” and we need you to write a letter to the editor asking the Globe to correct their mistake and take the sustainability … Continue reading

Why Has the Press Failed Us In Reporting on Health Care Reform?

An Open Letter to Bill Keller, Executive Editor, New York Times, and Clark Hoyt, Public Editor, New York Times Dear Bill Keller and Clark Hoyt – For the first time in the span of a generation, national health care reform … Continue reading

Mass-Care’s 11th Annual Single Payer Gala: In Memory of Ben Gill

TIME: Saturday, April 4, 2009 from 2PM to 5PM PLACE: Ryles Jazz Club, 212 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA 02139 (click here for directions) TICKETS: $35 standard admission, $10 for students – please donate what you can! Join Mass-Care and the … Continue reading

Letter From 500 Massachusetts Physicians to Senator Kennedy: Single Payer, Not the Massachusetts Model

Click here to download this Open Letter as a Word file. Dear Senator Kennedy: We understand that you are working energetically on a comprehensive health care reform bill. We write as Massachusetts physicians and as your constituents who have experienced … Continue reading

VIDEO: Congressional Briefing on Massachusetts Health Reform

National Lessons from State Health Reform: The Massachusetts Case Study from New Words on Vimeo. Date and Time: 02/25/2009 2:00pm – 4:00pm (EST) Where: 2226 Rayburn House Office Building.

CONTACT YOUR CONGRESSPERSON: Massachusetts Briefing to Congress on Health Reform

Coming up on Wednesday February 25, from 2PM – 4PM in Washington, DC Mass-Care is helping to host an important briefing to Congress on whether the Massachusetts health reform is an adequate model for the nation. The forum includes testimony … Continue reading

GET INVOLVED: Physicians, Labor Leaders Speak Out Against Massachusetts Model of Health Reform

Yesterday around 500 Massachusetts physicians signed an open letter asking Congress not to use the Massachusetts health reform as a model for the nation, and calling for single payer health reform. On the same day a letter signed by over … Continue reading

Massachusetts Labor Leaders Call On Obama to Support Single Payer Reform, Not Replicate Massachusetts Experiment

Download this Open Letter as a PDF file. Download this Open Letter as a Word file. MASSACHUSETTS LABOR FOR HEALTH CARE c/o Jobs with Justice, 3353 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02130 Phone: (617) 524-8778, Fax: (617) 524-8996, Email: jwj@massjwj.net February … Continue reading